Free Starlight Concerts are presented every summer by the City of Evanston. The 2013 series features 17 outdoor concerts at six park locations throughout the City.

All performances are free to the public, and will take place from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m. New this year: At most Starlight Concerts food trucks will be on site for dining pleasure.

In the event of inclement weather, rain site information will be available after 4:30 p.m. on the show date by calling 847-448-8258, 847-448-8260 or 311. The rain site is Levy Senior Center for Dawes, James and Brummel Park concerts and Fleetwood-Jourdain Center for Twiggs, Harbert and Bent Park concerts.

June 20: Gizzae (Reggae), James Park

June 25: Charlie Baran y Grupo Gringo (Latin Rhythms), Bent Park

June 27: The Blank Tapes, Song Preservation Society (Indie rock), James Park

July 2:    Sleepy LaBeef (Rockabilly Hall of Famer), Bent Park

July 9:    Expo ‘76 (70s AM radio gold), Twiggs Park

July 11:  Dustbowl Revival (Americana & New Orleans jazz), James Park

July 16:  T.L. Williams, Yemi Marie, G-Twinz (MusicQuest Showcase), Harbert Park

July 18:  4onthefloor (Stomping blues rock), James Park

July 23:  Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band (Raw country blues), Dawes Park

July 25:  The Congregation (Dynamic soul collective), Brummel Park

July 30:  Front of House (Contemporary dance hits), Dawes          

Aug. 6:  Black Bear Combo (Balkan brass), Dawes Park

Aug. 8:  South Boulevard (w/ Cecil Holden), Blues rock covers), Twiggs Park

Aug. 13: Chris Greene Quartet (Jazz), Dawes Park

Aug. 20: Ted Sirtota’s Heavyweight Dub (Dub reggae), Dawes Park